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World Drug Day 26th June

World Drug Day 26th June

On 26 June the global spotlight falls on World Drug Day International Day Against Drug Abuse  and Illicit Trafficking, 26 June and we look at the concerning statistics regarding drug abuse as well as the role of rehabilitation in the treatment of addiction.  The impact of addiction on society is far reaching. It is placing more […]

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My Partners Success Story In Our Fight With His Addiction

Four years ago I was in a sorry state. My partner was in active addiction and I was suffering and sick. I did not know what to do any more,  I was overwhelmed and frightened. My ultimate fears were that I might make his addiction worse or if I asked him to get help he might choose […]

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Derek M Drug Addicts Success Story

Derek M – Drug Addicts Success Story I was born and bred in Boksburg and was always the ‘problem child’. I went to the local primary school and high schools followed by a remedial school – not because I was remedial… just lazy![/intro] My dad was an accountant at a top mining house and he […]

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Prescription Drug Addiction

Prescription Drug Addiction

There are many people living with a prescription drug addiction simply because these drugs can be obtained easily through a doctor. Even though they are legal, they may cause a strong addiction that causes withdrawal symptoms similar to heroin withdrawal. Prescription drug addiction is wide spread and people are addicted to sleeping pills, pain killers, […]

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Drug Addiction Warning Signs

Drug Addiction Warning Signs Knowing how to spot the drug addiction warning signs may help you spot a drug addiction in a loved before it’s too late. Most of the drug addiction warning signs have more to do with behavior than actual physical signs. Here are some of the most common drug addiction warning signs […]

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Drug Rehabs in South Africa

Drug Rehabs in South Africa are available to those who seek them. There are numerous addiction treatment centres in South Africa that are equipped to deal with addiction patients. The key is finding the right treatment centre to suite your personal needs. Houghton House is one of the best addiction treatment centres, offering addiction help […]

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Stop Sabotaging your Happiness with Addictive Behaviour

Long Term Treatment For Substance Abuse

Long Term Treatment For Addiction Wondering about long term addiction treatment? Here are a few reasons why you should consider long term treatment for substance abuse.  Studies have shown that long term in-house treatment has a much higher success rate than other treatment options. When you go through recovery, you have to change your whole […]

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Confidential Drug Rehab in Johannesburg

Confidential Drug Rehab in Johannesburg Ensuring each patient’s absolute confidentiality is important to us at Houghton House. Each patient is assessed and a unique solution is provided in order to aid the long term recovery process. To find out more about Houghton House being a Confidential Drug Rehab in Johannesburg please call 011 787 9142 […]

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